In one of my projects there were some custom needs where we wanted to display values in cell based on the data passed. This led us to write custom ItemRenderer’s. Considering that we were creating multiple instances of Containers like Canvas, Box with-in led me to thinking how would Advanced Data Grid, respond to this […]
Spelling Plus Library (SPL) is a client-side based spell-checker that is intended to be used by Flash/Flex. View the product page.
If you are developing an Enterprise application in Flex, you must be asking yourself “how do i reduce the size of my SWF file?”. This is important because, bigger the file, the more time it will take to load. There are a few ways to do, but one of the ways that is not so […]
Flex 3 has a potential cross-site scripting vulnerability for Adobe released a bulletin. It is recommended for all the users who are using HistoryManagement to apply this patch.
I noticed that the “Text” controls i.e. TextInput, TextArea and RichTextEditor are behaving differently capturing Key strokes. This is happening only on Firefox 2.x on Mac OSx 10.4 where repeated keystrokes are not getting captured and holding down the key does not print the character on the screen. This has also been logged with Adobe […]
Now that I an over some of the simple things in Flex and started to use this in a real application, I am finding limitations in Flex. Just today, I created my account with Adobe Bug System. While I wait for Adobe to start replying, I am going to use my blog to communicate these […]
The default LinkButton that Flex provides does not have the following capabilities turned on: 1. Showing a Hand cursor when you hover on the LinkButton 2. Handling the Mouse Enter keys to fire a click event I had a need where I needed these two capabilities all across the board and hence decided to make […]
The default Button that Flex provides does not have the following capabilities turned on: 1. Showing a Hand cursor when you hover on the button 2. Handling the Mouse Enter keys to fire a click event I had a need where I needed these two capabilities all across the board and hence decided to make […]
As the name itself suggests, it is important for you to understand and define the Ecosystem that your Flex application should follow and work on. If you are working on a project that you want to continue to breathe and make sure that it does not falls short of any needs, it is your duty […]
Flex using BlaseDS provides a messaging framework that allows you to publish and subscribe to messages. In his recent post Christophe Coenraets has provided an example (includes source code as well), that shows how can you do something similar. I am in middle of understanding the architecture, hoping to build an article that explains how […]